Archive | Pace Presents

20 May 2014 ~ 0 Comments

Life is a Dance: Inside “From the Horse’s Mouth” and Frederic Franklin

The 2013-14 Pace Presents’ season is coming to a close but we still have one last unique offering to bring you. May 30-June 1, will bring Tina Croll and Jamie Cunningham’s exciting dance/theatre event, “From the Horse’s Mouth.” The opening night, on May 30th,  will double as a special gala performance that will feature esteemed […]

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18 March 2014 ~ 0 Comments

“Stretching the boundaries of hip-hop and classical dance!” Inside RUBBERBANDance Group and Choreographer Victor Quijada

This spring, the Michael Schimmel Center has been engaging audiences with a string of dance companies and artists that all have one thing in common. They all challenge the way we view dance. Brian Sanders’ JUNK taught us that we can find dance just about anywhere, even in every day disposed objects.  Israel Galvan showed […]

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27 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

One Man’s Trash is Another Man’s……….. Dance: Inside Brian Sander’s JUNK

“It was one of those days when it’s a minute away from snowing, and there’s this electricity in the air, you can almost hear it. And this bag was just, dancing with me, like a little kid beggin’ me to play with it – for fifteen minutes. And that’s the day I realized that there […]

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24 February 2014 ~ 0 Comments

“Hello Jerry!” American Showstoppers Salutes Legendary Composer Jerry Herman!

“It’s so nice to see you back where you belong!” It is only fitting that on the fiftieth anniversary of his most iconic show, American Showstoppers, led by the incomparable Fred Barton Orchestra, will be celebrating the master of the show tune himself, Jerry Herman. Yes, It has been fifty years since Carol Channing first […]

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09 January 2014 ~ 0 Comments

An Interview with Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton

This February, Dr. Janetta Rebold Benton will take the Schimmel Podium once again to continue her fabulous “ART HISTORY ALIVE” series for Pace Presents. This time, she will be bringing particular attention to “The Great Masters.” Each lecture will focus on a different artist. Featured artists will be Raphael, Pierre-Auguste Renoir, Frank Loyd Wright, and Frida […]

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